A. Jesse Jiryu Davis
August 19, 2017. The view out my window at the Village Zendo's summer retreat center.
Tokuyu, Oshin, and Kaku
August 20, 2017. Zen priests at the Village Zendo's summer retreat.
Jisei's Shuso Hossen
August 20, 2017. The Village Zendo's twice-annual ceremony in which a student gives her first dharma talk.
Kaku and Giyu
August 6, 2017. Bob Kaku Gunn and Connor Giyu Gillis at the Village Zendo's summer retreat.
Precepts Ceremony at the Village Zendo
Our annual jukai ceremony: four students vowed to uphold the Buddhist teachings.
Issan House Photos and Stories
Photos and stories from three HIV-positive men in a Zen housing facility.
"Ordinary Zen" Photos in the Edge of Humanity Magazine
My Village Zendo photos were published by an online photo magazine.
Off-Broadway Musical About the Life of the Buddha
My partner Jennifer Keishin Armstrong and I reviewed and photographed "Under The Bodhi Tree."
Praxis Housing: John
When I got out of prison, I'd never had a job in my life.
Kansho's Shuso Hossen
March 19, 2017. Our annual ceremony in which a Zen student gives his first dharma talk.